Splash 2021 Speaker:
Developing Language and Communication Skills – Infant/Toddler
Communication skills begin long before young children speak their first word. Research indicates that the complexity of language input is a significate factor that influences the development of the brain area related to language. What does this mean as Early Childhood educators? Our communication must be intentional, meaning we speak with awareness of our purpose and goal.
Lisa is the Professional Development Manager for Frog Street. With over 30 years in Early Childhood, she has an Elementary Education degree, with post-grad focus in Educational Administration. She is a Master Trainer in Texas, a certified trainer for Zero to Three’s curriculum The Growing Brain, and a certified Toddler CLASS observer.